Felix Maradiaga

Felix Maradiaga
  • Founder and Executive Chairman, Fundación Libertad (FL), Nicaragua

MPA (Hons), Harvard Kennedy School; Yale World Fellow, Yale University. Dedicated to strengthening peace, democracy and the rule of law in Central America. Formerly, youngest-ever Secretary-General of the Ministry of Defence of Nicaragua. 2007, founded the Civil Society Leadership Institute, one of Central America's premier training centres on civic leadership and non-violence. 2012, founded Fundación Libertad. Managing Director, Pioneer Capital Partners, an investment firm dedicated to making principal investments in Central America and the Caribbean. Widely published thought leader and political commentator. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum (2009). Inducted into the Aspen Global Leadership Network (2010). Expertise: civil society and leadership development.